Mary McClelland
Mary  McClelland


San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Archbishop Mitty HS '00






Volleyball closes preseason in tourney action

Aggies face UT Arlington, Lamar and Houston Baptist before launching conference slate

2003: Appeared in 29 matches and 103 games, almost all at libero... Led the CCAA with school-record 4.11 digs per game... Total of 423 digs ranks 2nd all-time, trailing only Candy Lench (493 in 1990)... Needs just 40 digs to become 4th player in school history to break 1,000 for a career... Posted double-figure digs in 25 matches, including 21 straight to start the year... Broke 20-dig barrier on four occasions... Hit career-high 24 digs in four-gamer at Seattle Univ. in SPU/Comfort Suites Classic (9/6), most by any Aggie in 2004... Committed no receiving errors in the game, despite being one of team's primary passers... Recorded 20 digs against no receiving errors in 3-1 win over Sonoma (8/19).

2002: Served as program's first-ever libero... Led team and finished 8th on CCAA leaderboard with 361 digs (3.34 pg)... Posted first 20-dig match in 5-game battle with Central Washington (9/2)... Had 20 matches with double-figure digs, including six straight from 10/2 through 10/18... Managed career highs of 4 kills and 12 attacks at Cal Poly Pomona (10/18).

2001: Appeared in 27 matches... Started 14 matches down season's final stretch... Averaged 0.44 aces per game, 5th all-time in school history... Posted 176 digs (1.81 pg) despite appearing only as back-row player... Had season-best 19 digs in season finale at Grand Canyon (11/10)... Served up 4 aces and had 11 digs in dramatic five-game win over UC San Diego (10/6).

2000: Redshirted.

ARCHBISHOP MITTY HS '00: Earned All-Blossom Valley Athletic League as a senior... Helped team to back-to-back BVAL titles... Team won Central Coast Section title in 1999, advancing to NorCal final... Member of National Honor Society... Played eight years of club ball for Vision Volleyball Club, taking ninth place at Junior Nationals in her last year... Also was a catcher for softball team.

PERSONAL: Born Jan. 26, 1982 in Palo Alto, Calif.... Oldest player on 2004 team... Daughter of Curt and Arlene McClelland... Majoring in neurobiology, physiology and behavior... Hopes to become a physician in an emergency room... Chose UC Davis for its strength in that field... Lists her mom as her non-sports hero... Would like to move her sport outdoors.